Aviva Romm, MD
Natural health expert transforming the medical system
Aviva Romm is the mother of four grown children, a Yale-trained physician specializing in integrative medicine for women and children, a midwife, an herbalist, an award-winning author, and creator and owner of WomanWise online courses dedicated to vitality and optimal health for women and children. An internationally respected expert in botanical and integrative medicine for women and children, she has spent nearly 30 years as a health-care practitioner and advocate for the health and environmental concerns of women and kids.
The recent past president of the American Herbalists Guild, a founder of the Yale Integrative Medicine program, and the author of seven books on natural medicine for women and children, including Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health and The Natural Pregnancy Book, Dr. Romm was one of the first pioneers in natural birth and botanical medicine for gynecology, obstetrics, and pediatrics in the United States.
She is sought out as a botanical medicine industry consultant, medical journal editor and contributor, is medical director of and a frequent contributor to The American Herbal Pharmacopoeia, and has contributed to several important integrative medicine textbooks.